【 Taipei — May 21st, 2010 】Ubitus, Inc., a cloud computing software platform provider in multi-device content delivery, and China Mobile today jointly announced the cooperation framework on mobile gaming solutions based on China Mobile’s Big Cloud platform in the China Cloud Computing Convention held in Beijing. The Convention was organized by Chinese Institute of Electronics, and co-organized by International Federation for Information Processing China Committee and attracted over three thousand participants with notable keynote speakers from leading companies and research institutions.
During the two-day event, Ubitus was invited to the press conference of Big Cloud 1.0 and showcased its cloud computing solutions in the tradeshow. The mobile gaming solution was further illustrated in the roundtable discussion by Dr. Bill Huang, General Manager of China Mobile Research Institute, in the topic of “Cloud computing technology and ecosystem” as an example to build up “Game Cloud” based on the Big Cloud platform initiated by China Mobile. This act will enhance China Mobile’s effort in providing diverse value-added service particularly in the mobile gaming arena.
“According to a study by Morgan Stanley, the market size on virtual goods in the gaming industry in China is estimated to hit US$ 2.2 billion in 2009 with a spiking annual growth rate,” said Wesley Kuo, President and Chief Executive Officer at Ubitus. “We have strong reasons to anticipate a prosperous future ahead in mobile gaming so as to fully cooperate with China Mobile on developing Game Cloud solution.”
The Game Cloud solution, empowered by Ubitus’ unique cloud computing technology on top of the Big Cloud platform by China Mobile, provides diverse game computing applications enabling users to access web games through 3G or WiFi connection without having to download extra software and with no compatibility or performance issues.
Ubitus, Inc. was founded in 2007 and has 80 employees with offices in Taipei, Guangzhou, Tokyo, and Seoul. An outstanding provider of software platforms for fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) applications, the company offers next-generation services, making use of cloud computing solutions, for device manufacturers, wireless/wireline communication service providers and telecommunication network operators. These services allow rich media to be enjoyed on all kinds of devices, including PCs, IPTV, and mobile phones, as well as video sharing among friends.